from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sport in which two competitors attempt to throw or immobilize each other by grappling.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of wrestle.
- n. A sport where two opponents attempt to subdue each other in bare-handed grappling using techniques of leverage, holding, and pressure points.
- n. A professional tumbling act that emulates the sport of wrestling. Also called "professional wrestling". It is distinguished from sport wrestling -- which has strict internationally recognized rules and is conducted on a mat -- by being scripted, rehearsed, conducted in a boxing ring rather than on a mat, and programmed as entertainment.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Act of one who wrestles; specif., the sport consisting of the hand-to-hand combat between two unarmed contestants who seek to throw each other.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of trying to throw another person to the ground; the act of two persons contending which shall throw the other to the ground and overpower him.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down
- n. the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat
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Lets ask her on the record if one wrestling is fixed and two is her husband a steroid freak like most people in wrestling
Everybody in wrestling is looking at the information coming in on concussions.
He had certainly had to intervene once in a spirited encounter between Don and Billykins, who had taken to what they called wrestling, but which in reality amounted to a lively round of punching each other black and blue.
So when Knapp introduces that "why" question, if you're not careful to sidestep here and stay on point, you'll end up running down a rabbit trail and end in what I refer to as wrestling with the snake.
The "wrestling" in alligator wrestling is something of a misnomer.
If you believe wrestling is for real, you'll have no problems believing in Ms. McMahon.
But, since most republicans believe in death panels and other such fantasies, they probably also believe that wrestling is real.
If she was asked if pro wrestling is real, Here is her answer - YES.
CEO of smoke and mirrors ....... wrestling is so real!!!
Professional wrestling is fake and deceives the masses.